First Look & Photos: Fig & Olive Opening Party at CityCenter
Jun26

First Look & Photos: Fig & Olive Opening Party at CityCenter

Fig & Olive made its grand debut at CityCenter on Thursday night, hosting “An Evening in France” and announcing their presence in the D.C. scene. A packed house filled the expansive two-story space. Between the models from The Artist Agency posing on each level, the $100 raffle tickets for a luxe trip to France in support of Knock Out Abuse, and all guests being told to be dressed in haute cocktail attire, it was a...

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DC Restaurant Buzz: Redwood’s new brunch, Villain & Saint set to open, Biscuit Bash, Cold Ramen at Daikaya
Apr10

DC Restaurant Buzz: Redwood’s new brunch, Villain & Saint set to open, Biscuit Bash, Cold Ramen at Daikaya

It’s time for the latest edition of the DC Restaurant Buzz. This week, we’ll start out with some big news in Bethesda, before taking a look at everything from the Biscuit Bash to cold ramen dishes at Daikaya to help you combat the (presumably at some point) warmer temperatures of the season. Take a look. Redwood Retools its Brunch Redwood is retooling their popular brunch, with a new a la carte menu. Dishes include...

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Mango Tree: An Exploration from Bangkok to DC
Feb17

Mango Tree: An Exploration from Bangkok to DC

A Tale of Two Mango Trees: Mango Tree DC opened last month in Washington, D.C.’s CityCenter. It’s the first U.S. location of the international Thai chain launched in Bangkok, Thailand in 1994. Having recently spent a month in Thailand, I jumped at the chance to explore the restaurant and its roots more deeply. As such, I visited the original Mango Tree in Bangkok and just 10 days later dined at the freshly opened Mango...

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December DC Buzz: An Abundance of Holiday Restaurant Specials & Gift Ideas
Dec10

December DC Buzz: An Abundance of Holiday Restaurant Specials & Gift Ideas

Tis the season to be jolly… because Man Talk Food is here to help you coast through the holiday madness. We have loads of holiday-themed restaurant specials and deals, along with special gift ideas, and from there, some additional events and news. Dive in. Don’t forget to check out our comprehensive guide to D.C. Christmas & New Years dining. Holiday Specials *** Boqueria Offering Weekday Bottomless Brunch Boqueria is...

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DC Restaurant Buzz: Centrolina to CityCenter, Capitals Charity Event at City Tap House, iPic Theaters Opens & More
Oct31

DC Restaurant Buzz: Centrolina to CityCenter, Capitals Charity Event at City Tap House, iPic Theaters Opens & More

The DC restaurant buzz is back, and after last week’s loaded edition, this week packs a big punch as well. Upcoming events, new restaurant announcements, and assorted other happenings and noteworthy news. Dive in. Centrolina from Amy Brandwein the Latest CityCenter Restaurant CityCenter keeps on getting better and better. Joining the ranks of DBGB, Momofuku, the just announced Mango Tree, and more, is Chef Amy Brandwein’s...

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